Kobe Bryant spoke about growing up a “die-hard Laker fan” and the trade that led to him spending 20 years with the organization and winning five NBA championships. “You can’t write something better than this,” he said.
Bryant went on to say that he took pride in the down years “because we didn’t run. We played through all that stuff, and we got our championships, and we did it the right way.”
Source: Baxter Holmes of ESPN
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